The 2010 Pitchfork Music Festival will be held at Chicago’s Union Park on July 16 – 18, and festival organizers have announced the first batch of bands slated to perform. This year’s festival welcomes the highly anticipated return of legendary band Pavement as they make one of their first appearances since reuniting! Pavement will perform on Sunday night. Friday features indie-rock, chart-topping mainstays Modest Mouse, while Saturday and Sunday sees performances by LCD Soundsystem, Raekwon, Here We Go Magic, St. Vincent, Lightning Bolt, Cass McCombs and Sleigh Bells. Stay tuned, as more bands will be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets are on sale at www.pitchforkmusicfestival.com
The 2010 Pitchfork Festival Lineup so far:
Here We Go Magic